Burr School

  • Burr School serves 616 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Burr School's student population of 616 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#927 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
79%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burr School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
13%
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White
4%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Burr School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burr School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.360.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burr School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hartford Autism Program - Burr School Special Education School
    Grades: K-7 | 9 students
    0.0 miles
    400 Wethersfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06114
    (860)695-3080
    0.0 K-7 9
  • Hartford Bulkeley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 688 students
    0.2 miles
    300 Wethersfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06114
    (860)695-1011
    0.2 9-12 688
  • Hartford Edp - Bulkeley High School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
    0.2 miles
    300 Wethersfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06114
    (860)695-1001
    0.2 9-12 13
  • Hartford Mdp - Bulkeley High School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
    0.2 miles
    300 Wethersfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06114
    (860)695-1001
    0.2 9-12 24
  • Hartford Betances Stem Magnet School
    Grades: 4-8 | 375 students
    0.4 miles
    585 Wethersfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06114
    (860)695-2840
    0.4 4-8 375

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